Wall blows Allentown away in first round state game


Wall 49, Allentown 7.

The Wall football team demolished Allentown, 49-7 in the first round of the Central Jersey Group III state tournament.

The Knights immediately jumped out to a 14-0 first quarter lead behind touchdown runs from Casey Larkin and Dale McNally.

Logan Peters accounted for three scores the rest of the half, including two rushing TDs and a passing TD to tight end Blake Rezk.

Wall took an insane, 49-0 lead into the halftime break and were able to rest its starters the remainder of the contest.

The Knights will now host Lacey in the second round of the state playoffs this Friday night, 7 p.m.


Delran 29, Manasquan 14.

Delran proved to have a little too much for Manasquan on Saturday in a South Jersey Group II playoff game at Vic Kubu Warrior Field.

The Bears defeated the Warriors 29-14.

Manasquan will play a consolation game against Barnegat, 1 p.m. Saturday at Vic Kubu Warrior Field before facing rival Wall on Thanksgiving.

R.J. Moten broke a couple of tackles and scored on a 51-yard run for Delran in the first quarter before the Bears took advantage of a Warriors fumble to add more points on a field goal.

Delran led 16-0 at the half and increased the lead to 23-0 before Cam Teza scored on a 17-yard run midway through the fourth quarter. Teza would give the Warriors another touchdown on a pass to Jack Collins late in the fourth quarter.

Teza passed for 82 yards and rushed for 60 for Manasquan in the loss.